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Swain Destinations

Meet the Team

Our team of highly dedicated, incredibly enthusiastic people comes from all corners of the globe! From native Australians and New Zealanders to South Africans and Zimbabweans, we really do have a variety of travel specialists who are passionate about the destinations from which they come. And of course, there are our behind-the-scenes crew of Operations, Outside Sales, Personal Assistants and more - all very pleased to meet you!
Ian Swain
Ian Swain
President & Owner
Ian Swain II
Ian Swain II
Vice President of Operations
Louise Allen
Louise Allen
Air Manager
Curtis Chen
Curtis Chen
Operations Manager - China Inbound

Sarah DeBenedetta
Sarah DeBenedetta
Vice President of Product
Simona DeDominicis
Simona DeDominicis
Product Specialist
Christine Girod
Christine Girod
Assistant to the President
Katharine Katubi
Katharine Katubi
Operations Specialist

Dawn Lane
Dawn Lane
Finance
Jan Muir
Jan Muir
Operations - Australia
Sydney Qi
Sydney Qi
Administrative Assistant
Max Wasserman
Max Wasserman
Assistant to VP Product

Tamara Demchenko
Tamara Demchenko
Graphic Designer
Anne Pace
Anne Pace
Virtuoso Relationship Manager
Cory Payton
Cory Payton
Signature Relationship Manager
Allison Pirie Albitz
Allison Pirie Albitz
Web Designer/Developer

Barbara Rake
Barbara Rake
National Sales Manager
Jayson Repko
Jayson Repko
American Express Relationship Manager
Malinda Swain
Malinda Swain
Designer
Connie Campos
Connie Campos
Senior Travel Cosutlant

Kim Deitman
Kim Deitman
Senior Travel Consultant
Kathryn (Kat) Fischer
Kathryn (Kat) Fischer
Travel Consultant
Sarah Herman
Sarah Herman
Travel Consultant
Catherine Landowski
Catherine Landowski
Senior Travel Consultant

Izhar (Izzy) Naveh
Izhar (Izzy) Naveh
Senior Travel Consultant
Garry Plant
Garry Plant
Senior Travel Consultant
Grant (Buster) St. Clair
Grant (Buster) St. Clair
Senior Travel Consultant
Dawn Thompson
Dawn Thompson
Travel Consultant

Bela Banker
Bela Banker
Travel Consultant
Donna Blumeris
Donna Blumeris
Senior Travel Consultant
Anne Ferguson
Anne Ferguson
Exotics Manager
Darren Lingerfelder
Darren Lingerfelder
Senior Travel Consultant

Kevin Murray
Kevin Murray
Travel Consultant
Smruti Smith
Smruti Smith
Travel Consultant
Deidre Theron
Deidre Theron
Operations Manager - Africa Inbound
Donna Van Buren
Donna Van Buren
Travel Consultant

Tanya Jones
Tanya Jones
Groups Manager